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Instruments of Science & Technology / AN 18TH CENTURY-STYLE COMBINED POLYHEDRAL SUNDIAL AND WINDVANE, CONTINENTAL,

Lot 43
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AN 18TH CENTURY-STYLE COMBINED POLYHEDRAL SUNDIAL AND WINDVANE,
CONTINENTAL,
28 September 2022, 14:00 BST
London, Knightsbridge

£8,000 - £12,000

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AN 18TH CENTURY-STYLE COMBINED POLYHEDRAL SUNDIAL AND WINDVANE, CONTINENTAL,

the central gilded sphere surrounded by four brass panels, engraved with eight sundials with accompanying gnomons, the upper panels engraved with the cardinal points and various celestial scenes, surmounted by wind vane with twin stylised lions, on a faux marble pedestal base,
overall 75in x 19in x 14in (191cm x 48cm x 35.5cm)

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